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Main Title Kindle 2 [realia].
Publisher Amazon.com,
Place Published Seattle, WA
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 319595187
Subject Added Ent Electronic books.
Local Library Info
Library Local Subject Local Note
EKB See the reference desk to check out a Kindle; special conditions apply.
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EKBM Kindle Reference Desk Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 10/27/2009
Collation 1 electronic book reader ; 8 x 5.3 x 0.36 in. +
Notes 6" diagonal E-Inkª electronic paper display, 600 x 800 pixel resolution at 167 ppi, 16-level gray scale. EVDO modem with fallback to 1xRTT; utilizes Amazon Whispernet to provide U.S wireless coverage via Sprint's 3G high-speed data network. 3.5mm stereo audio jack, rear-mounted stereo speakers. Content formats supported: Kindle (AZW), TXT, Audible (formats 4, Audible Enhanced (AAX)), MP3, unprotected MOBI, PRC natively; PDF, HTML, DOC, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP through conversion. Read on a single charge for up to 4 days with wireless on. Turn wireless off and read for up to two weeks. Battery life will vary based on wireless usage, such as shopping the Kindle Store and downloading content. In low coverage areas or in 1xRTT only coverage, wireless usage will consume battery power more quickly. Fully charges in approximately 4 hours and supports charging from computer via the included USB 2.0 cable.
Contents Notes The Kindle is a "convenient, portable reading device with the ability to wirelessly download books, blogs, magazines, and newspapers."-publisher website.
Author Added Ent
Benyus, Janine M.Biomimicry : innovation inspired by nature.;
Pleasant, Barbara.Complete compost gardening guide.;
McDonough, William.Cradle to cradle : remaking the way we make things.;
Schapiro, Mark,Exposed : the toxic chemistry of everyday products and what's at stake for American power.;
Maslin, Mark.Global warming: a very short introduction.;
Louv, Richard.Last child in the woods : saving our children from nature-deficit disorder.;
Bucci, Lois Anne.Last refuge.;
Hawken, Paul.Natural capitalism : creating the next industrial revolution.;
Pollan, Michael.Omnivore's dilemma : a natural history of four meals.;
Smith, James Gustave.Red sky at morning : America and the crisis of the global environment.;
Lovelock, James,Revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity.;
Dessler, Andrew Emory.Science and politics of global climate change : a guide to the debate.;
Edwards, Andres R.Sustainability revolution : portrait of a paradigm shift.;
Ward, Peter DouglasUnder a green sky : global warming, the mass extinctions of th epast, and what they can tell us about our future.;
McGuire, BillGlobal catastrophes: a very short introduction.;
Kirby, DavidAnimal factory : the looming threat of industrial pig, dairy, and poultry farms to humans and the environment.;
Esty, Daniel C.Green to gold : how smart companies use environmental strategy to innovate, create value, and build competitive advantage.;
Hawken, PaulBlessed unrest : how the largest movement in the world came into being, and why no one saw it coming.;
Morag-Levine, NogaChasing the wind : regulating air pollution in the common law state.;
Pollan, MichaelThe botany of desire : a plant's eye view of the world.;
Drake, BillThe holy grail of renewable energy.;
Speth, James GustaveThe bridge at the end of the world : capitalism, the environment, and crossing from crisis to sustainability.;
Brown, Lester RussellPlan B 4.0 : mobilizing to save civilization.;
Tallamy, Douglas W.Bringing nature home : how native plants sustain wildlife in our gardens.;
Strongfellow, AmandaSmoke screen : a cautionary non-fiction account of manipulation and deception.;
Friedman, Thomas L.Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution--and how it can renew America.;
Werbach, AdamStrategy for sustainability : a business manifesto.;
Pearce, FredConfessions of an eco-sinner : tracking down the sources of my stuff.;
Pearce, FredWith speed and violence : why scientists fear tipping points in climate change.;
Flannery, Tim F.The weather makers : how man is changing the climate and what it means for life on Earth.
Alternate Title Kindle ebook reader
PUB Date Free Form 2009
Ti Tra Differently New Oxford American dictionary.
BIB Level m
Medium realia.
OCLC Time Stamp 20091021113623
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03318nrm 2200457Ka 45020